LSU Gold
Position
Defensive End
Height
6'5
Weight
275
Class
Senior
Hometown
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
High School
The Loomis Chaffee School
Previous School
Arizona
Experience
1L

2023 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2023 LSU Graduate (Political Science)

Tremendous all-around athlete who enters second season at LSU after playing his first 3 years at Arizona … Excels on both the field and in the classroom … Joined the Tigers in January of 2023 … Played in 12 games in first season with the Tigers, seeing action as part of LSU’s rotation on the defensive line … Has 36 collegiate appearances with 10 starts – all at Arizona … 58 career tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss and 7.0 sacks … Graduated from LSU in December of 2023 with a degree in political science … Pursuing a second degree in interdisciplinary studies … Member of the 2023 SEC Academic Honor Roll … Standout basketball player as well … Member of Canada’s U16 National Team in 2017, winning a silver medal at the FIBA U16 Americas Championship in Argentina … Born in Canada … Played high school football at the Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut … Dad Kevin Shand, who stands 6-foot-10 and played college basketball at Duquesne, was a member of the Canadian National Team and played professionally overseas … Dad is now an actor appearing in Resident Evil: Retribution and Suicide Squad.

JUNIOR SEASON (2023 at LSU)
Appeared in 12 games as part of LSU’s defensive line rotation … Recorded 17 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss and a pair of sacks … Batted down 2 passes … Had big game in win over Auburn with a career-best 6 tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss … Had a sack for a 3-yard loss at Alabama … Had a pair of tackles and a sack in win over Florida … Batted down passes against Auburn and Florida … Other tackle for loss came in road win over Mississippi State … Played a total of 256 defensive snaps with a season high 39 coming against Florida … Played 33 snaps in win over Texas A&M and 26 in ReliaQuest Bowl vs. Wisconsin … Regular contributor on special teams seeing 116 total snaps (93 on field goal/PAT, 16 on field goal block).

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2022 at Arizona)
Appeared in 9 games with 7 starts on the defensive line … Finished with 23 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks … Tallied a career-best 5 tackles to go along with a forced fumble in season-opener vs. San Diego State … Followed that with 5 tackles, including 1.5 sacks for 11-yards in losses vs. Mississippi State … Forced a fumble vs. Mississippi State … Had 2 tackles and sack for a 4-yard loss in win over Colorado … Recovered a fumble vs. Colorado … Had 4 tackles vs. Utah.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2021 at Arizona)
Logged time in 11 of the Wildcats 12 games, with three starts … Totaled 16 tackles, 2 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, and 2 quarterback hurries…Set season-high with 4 tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss at USC … Important contributor to an Arizona defensive unit that ranked second in the Pac-12 with an average of 5.8 tackles for loss per game…Logged at least one tackle in 9-of-11 games in which he appeared, including five multi-tackle performances.

TRUE FREHSMAN SEASON (2020 at Arizona)
Played in 4 games with 2 tackles and a tackle for loss, all coming against Washington … Also saw action against USC, UCLA and Arizona State.

HIGH SCHOOL
Prepped at The Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Conn., where he was rated as a 3-star prospect …Rated as the No. 13 player in the state of Connecticut and No. 79 nationally at his position for the Class of 2020 … As a senior on the defensive line, tallied 50 tackles, 10.0 sacks, and a forced fumble … Also competed in basketball and track and field … Member of Team Canada U16 Basketball squad in 2017 that competed in the FIBA U16 Americas Championship in Argentina … Canada went 3-0 in Group Play and finished as a silver medalist, falling to USA in Gold Medal game … USA team featured several future NBA stars including James Wiseman, Scott Barnes, and Jalen Green … Scored 5 points and had 7 rebounds in semifinal win over Puerto Rico … OFSAA silver medalist in shot put.

PARIS SHAND’S CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 6 vs. Auburn, 2023 – LSU
Tackles for Loss: 1.5, 2x (Last: vs. Auburn, 2023)
Sacks: 1.5 vs. Mississippi State, 2022 – Arizona

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